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On this page you'll find 71 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to comely, such as: good-looking, winsome, a ten, attractive, beauteous, and becoming.

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How to use comely in a sentence

  • Shortly after midnight, she and her comely 21-year-old daughter, Beatrice, disappeared.

    Fergie's Latest Flameout | Tina Brown | May 25, 2010 | THE DAILY BEAST
  • She turned her comely face to him and he saw smiles round her lips and laughter in her eyes.

  • Her comely face contrasted pleasantly with the full chin, which bore a trace of the commanding expression of her mother.

    Skipper Worse | Alexander Lange Kielland
  • Not (one would say) from either his father or his mother, who were both, to judge from their portraits, very comely persons.

  • In due time Mr. Chittenden returned, accompanied by a comely mulatto woman about forty years of age.

  • The specimens of type and the woodcuts you have shown me promise a very comely little book.

    Marguerite | Anatole France

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